Definition of “head-on” - English Dictionary


(Definition of “head-on” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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head-onadjective, adverb

/ˈhedˈɔn, -ˈɑn/

direct or directly:

We should have sat down and addressed the issues head-on.

If two vehicles hit head-on, their fronts hit each other directly:

The head-on collision left three people dead.

(Definition of “head-on” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)